The first is Wieliczka Salt Mine. It’s a guided tour upon which you visit 20 chambers connected by 2 km of corridors on three levels underground. 380 steps lead down the stairs to the first level (64 m below, approx. 210 ft) and the lift will take you up from the lowest level (135 m, 440 ft) in the end of the tour. The temperature underground is always 14 Celsius degrees, the air is cool and belived to have a positive impact on health.
The tourist route leads through the underground chapels, caverns and caves where you can admire sculptures and chandeliers made from the salt crystals. The greatest of the underground chapel is that of St. Kinga where magnificient chandeliers and sculptures made of grey salt are exhibited. On the third level there is found a thematic park with a very interesting collection of old mining equipment and mineral craft collections. Two-hours excursion gives only a glipms of the whole labyrinth hidden underground.
Secondly you will visit Royal Castle in Niepolomice, approx. 10 km (6 m) ffrom Wieliczka. The castle was built by King Casimir the Great in the fourteenth century and is an impressive Renaissance brick building. In the halls of the Castle Museum there are priceless collections transferred for the time of repair from the National Museum in the Clothhall in Krakow. You will admire the most outstanding works made by artists such as Jan Matejko, Jacek Malczewski and Bronislaw Abramovich.
For a tour to Wieliczka Salt Mine and Niepolomice we’ll take you directly from the place of your choice in Krakow at approx. 9.00 AM. After sightseeing return to the place of accommodation or the place of your choice in Krakow.
Duration: approximately 6-7 hours
Availability: 7 days a week
Bookings by phone: +48 660 904 391, +48 513 514 331
|Wieliczka Salt Mine and Niepolomice Castle Tour|
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|Price||400 zł||550 zł|
Prices per car includes:
The ticket price for visiting the Wieliczka Salt Mine is 84 zł per person.
Price of private tour doesn’t include tickets to Wieliczka Salt Mine, but it’s no problem get them for you. If you already bought tickets to Salt Mine, let us know. If you don’t have tickets and want to buy them – let us know, we will help you or just buy them for you and add cost of tickets to final price of private tour.
After 8pm (20.00) please also call us to be sure you’ll get your service.